White Lodging Services appointed Bruce Hoffmann to SVP and CFO of the company effective June 9, 2014.
“I am extremely proud to become part of White’s best-in-class management team,” Hoffmann said. “White Lodging is undoubtedly the premier developer, owner and manager of branded full service and select service properties in the industry, and it’s exciting to join White’s incredible team to be a part of its aggressive growth plans.”
In his role, Hoffmann will provide strategic leadership and vision to the finance discipline while executing the company’s growth strategies and identifying opportunities to enhance White Lodging’s organization, systems and processes.
Hoffmann spent more than 25 years in the hospitality industry in various finance, development and administrative roles. He joins White Lodging after being with the Marcus Corporation for more than 15 years where he was most recently its senior director of finance and assistant treasurer. With Marcus Hotels & Resorts, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Marcus Corporation, Hoffmann also held the positions of SVP of finance, strategy and planning; VP of development; VP of finance and administration; senior director of finance and administration; and division controller.
Hoffmann also spent more than six years at Interstate Hotels where he worked in various corporate and hotel level roles which included exposure to both full and select service hotels in the areas of finance, IT, purchasing and construction management. Hoffmann started his professional career with Hyatt Hotels where he held several property level finance related positions.